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Jean Paul Gaultier's most memorable designs

Model Gigi Hadid presents a creation by designer Jean Paul Gaultier as part of his haute couture spring/summer 2020 collection. The French designer presented his last runway collection on January 22, 2020, after 50 years in the fashion business. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Model Gigi Hadid presents a creation by designer Jean Paul Gaultier as part of his haute couture spring/summer 2020 collection. The French designer presented his last runway collection on January 22, 2020, after 50 years in the fashion business....more

Model Gigi Hadid presents a creation by designer Jean Paul Gaultier as part of his haute couture spring/summer 2020 collection. The French designer presented his last runway collection on January 22, 2020, after 50 years in the fashion business. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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Pop star Madonna, wearing a Jean-Paul Gaultier creation, sings to a full house at Rotterdam's Fayanoord Stadium July 24, 1990. Reuters/Jerry Lampen

Pop star Madonna, wearing a Jean-Paul Gaultier creation, sings to a full house at Rotterdam's Fayanoord Stadium July 24, 1990. Reuters/Jerry Lampen

Pop star Madonna, wearing a Jean-Paul Gaultier creation, sings to a full house at Rotterdam's Fayanoord Stadium July 24, 1990. Reuters/Jerry Lampen
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Naomi Campbell for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Naomi Campbell for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Naomi Campbell for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice
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Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2001 men's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Claudio Papi

Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2001 men's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Claudio Papi

Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2001 men's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Claudio Papi
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Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture autumn/winter 2003-2004. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture autumn/winter 2003-2004. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture autumn/winter 2003-2004. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Models present the creations from Jean-Paul Gaultier men's spring/summer 2005. REUTERS/Stringer

Models present the creations from Jean-Paul Gaultier men's spring/summer 2005. REUTERS/Stringer

Models present the creations from Jean-Paul Gaultier men's spring/summer 2005. REUTERS/Stringer
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Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2008-2009 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2008-2009 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2008-2009 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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Eiffel tower stockings as part of Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2000-2001 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Eiffel tower stockings as part of Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2000-2001 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Eiffel tower stockings as part of Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2000-2001 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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Singer Rihanna poses in an outfit designed by Jean-Paul Gaultier at the Grammy Awards, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Singer Rihanna poses in an outfit designed by Jean-Paul Gaultier at the Grammy Awards, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Singer Rihanna poses in an outfit designed by Jean-Paul Gaultier at the Grammy Awards, February 13, 2011. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2002. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture fall/winter 2015/2016. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture fall/winter 2015/2016. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

Jean-Paul Gaultier haute couture fall/winter 2015/2016. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2004-2005 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2004-2005 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2004-2005 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Model Karlie Kloss presents Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Model Karlie Kloss presents Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Model Karlie Kloss presents Jean Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Dita Von Teese presents Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2019 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Dita Von Teese presents Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2019 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Dita Von Teese presents Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2019 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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A model removes tobacco from her tongue as she presents a pin-striped gangster inspired jacket, halter top and trousers for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1996 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A model removes tobacco from her tongue as she presents a pin-striped gangster inspired jacket, halter top and trousers for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1996 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A model removes tobacco from her tongue as she presents a pin-striped gangster inspired jacket, halter top and trousers for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1996 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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Jean Paul Gaultier haute couture spring/summer 2020. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Jean Paul Gaultier haute couture spring/summer 2020. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Jean Paul Gaultier haute couture spring/summer 2020. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2004 ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer
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Singer-Songwriter Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala (Met Gala) to celebrate the opening of "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., May 7, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Singer-Songwriter Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala (Met Gala) to celebrate the opening of "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., May 7, 2018....more

Singer-Songwriter Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala (Met Gala) to celebrate the opening of "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., May 7, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Jean-Paul Gaultier (R) and burlesque star Dita Von Teese appear at the end of his haute couture spring/summer 2014 show. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier (R) and burlesque star Dita Von Teese appear at the end of his haute couture spring/summer 2014 show. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier (R) and burlesque star Dita Von Teese appear at the end of his haute couture spring/summer 2014 show. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Model Coco Rocha and her daughter present creations for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Model Coco Rocha and her daughter present creations for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Model Coco Rocha and her daughter present creations for Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2019-2020 haute couture. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2019-2020 haute couture. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2019-2020 haute couture. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 haute couture. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 haute couture. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2013 haute couture. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Model Andrej Pejic presents Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2012-2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Model Andrej Pejic presents Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2012-2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Model Andrej Pejic presents Jean Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2012-2013 women's ready-to-wear. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with models at the end of his fall/winter 2016/2017 haute couture collection. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with models at the end of his fall/winter 2016/2017 haute couture collection. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with models at the end of his fall/winter 2016/2017 haute couture collection. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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French reality TV star Nabilla Benattia presents Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French reality TV star Nabilla Benattia presents Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French reality TV star Nabilla Benattia presents Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2013/2014 haute couture. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst at the end of his fall/winter 2014-2015 haute couture show. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst at the end of his fall/winter 2014-2015 haute couture show. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears with Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst at the end of his fall/winter 2014-2015 haute couture show. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2003/2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2003/2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2003/2004 haute couture. REUTERS/Xavier Lhospice
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Singer Beth Ditto of the band The Gossip presents at Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2011. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Singer Beth Ditto of the band The Gossip presents at Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2011. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Singer Beth Ditto of the band The Gossip presents at Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2011. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Jean-Paul Gaultier appears at the end of his fall/winter 2009/10 men's collections. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (FRANCE)

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears at the end of his fall/winter 2009/10 men's collections. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (FRANCE)

Jean-Paul Gaultier appears at the end of his fall/winter 2009/10 men's collections. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (FRANCE)
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Dancers perform in the Schneewittchen (Snow White) ballet dress rehearsal at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, April 24, 2009. The choreography was created by Angelin Preljocaj and the costumes by Jean-Paul Gaultier. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Dancers perform in the Schneewittchen (Snow White) ballet dress rehearsal at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, April 24, 2009. The choreography was created by Angelin Preljocaj and the costumes by Jean-Paul Gaultier. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Dancers perform in the Schneewittchen (Snow White) ballet dress rehearsal at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, April 24, 2009. The choreography was created by Angelin Preljocaj and the costumes by Jean-Paul Gaultier. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 2007 haute couture. REUTERS/ Philippe Wojazer
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Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2007-2008 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2007-2008 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2007-2008 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2006-2007 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2006-2007 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 2006-2007 haute couture. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1999 haute couture. REUTERS/Christine Grunnet

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1999 haute couture. REUTERS/Christine Grunnet

Jean-Paul Gaultier spring/summer 1999 haute couture. REUTERS/Christine Grunnet
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Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2006-2007 ready-to-wear women's. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2006-2007 ready-to-wear women's. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Jean-Paul Gaultier fall/winter 2006-2007 ready-to-wear women's. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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A leather millennium dress with an Eiffel Tower inlay at Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 1999/2000 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A leather millennium dress with an Eiffel Tower inlay at Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 1999/2000 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A leather millennium dress with an Eiffel Tower inlay at Jean-Paul Gaultier autumn/winter 1999/2000 haute couture. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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